John Schaefer appears in the following:
Wednesday, December 08, 2010
Ray Davies of the Kinks has an op-ed piece in today’s New York Times, right under the piece by Yoko Ono. Yoko’s article is nice, but Ray’s article is a brave and honest reaction to John Lennon’s music. “He had become a hit-and-miss solo performer,” he writes; and he recalls his reaction to Double Fantasy, the last album Lennon would live to release: “I had heard some of the album on the radio and had not been particularly struck by anything so far…”
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
On the 30th anniversary of the murder of musician and activist John Lennon, join WNYC host John Schaefer in an exploration of the end of Lennon's life and the beginning of a legacy of activism and advocacy carried forth by people from all walks of life.
Tuesday, December 07, 2010
John Schaefer asks, are these guys just too sophisticated for a Smackdown?
Monday, December 06, 2010
John Schaefer says the best Christmas music isn't necessarily "Christmas music."
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
The Beatles come to iTunes and it's - a bit of a snore.
Friday, November 12, 2010
John Schaefer remembers classical music's one-hit wonder.
Tuesday, November 09, 2010
Stairway to Heaven was an overnight deejay's best friend.
Thursday, November 04, 2010
John Schaefer goes to unusual lengths to preserve his old audio tapes.
Wednesday, November 03, 2010
Practice only seems to make perfect when you forget about it.
Tuesday, November 02, 2010
Politicians haven't really been listening to the songs they chose. I hope.
Friday, October 29, 2010
When revisiting becomes re-creating, John Schaefer says you've crossed a line.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Memories of Rocky Horror take John Schaefer to the Bunny Planet
Monday, October 18, 2010
The halls may be closed, but the concert memories live on.
Friday, October 15, 2010
Sometimes the best part of the music is a moment of silence.
Thursday, October 14, 2010
What makes a great rock novel? Same thing that makes a great novel.